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Treatment for bladder cancer depends on the stage of the disease, the grade of the tumor, and the type of bladder cancer. Options for treatment include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and biological therapy.

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Terms related to Bladder Cancer:

  • Cancer Of The Bladder
  • Cancer of the Urinary Bladder
  • urothelial carcinoma